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Cory Wharton Slams Bad Dad Accusations Over A Prank He Played On Ryder

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Feb. 26 2020, Updated 7:13 p.m. ET

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Cory Wharton isn't letting the negativity get to him! The Teen Mom OG star slammed any "bad dad" accusations after he played a prank on Ryder.

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Cory shared what started to be a cute video of him and Ryder about to do a magic trick.

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The 2-year-old seemed excited to see her Dad's new trick, yet fans could tell that he was about to play a prank due to his caption!

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He tricked her into looking directly into a water bottle to find a gummy bear and then he squeezed it so hard that the water came shooting out into her face.

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Well, Ryder fell for the prank and broke into tears immediately.

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Shortly after sharing the video, Cory received a lot of backlash for the prank. One user wrote on Facebook, "Too young I think for that sort of prank. Looks like it hurt her feelings and confused her."

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Another wrote, "She isn’t old enough to understand. I don’t think he intended to upset her but it just isn’t age appropriate."

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Shortly after seeing all the backlash, Cory took to Instagram Live to slam any negative comments about his parenting.

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"You guys find any little thing, any little thing! Like, relax. I don't even need to explain myself. I just wanted to hop on here and tell all the losers that think I'm such a bad dad, that they are losers. Okay?" Cory said.

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He added, "Yes, Ryder is doing just fine. You guys are so dramatic, it's a little bit of water in your eye, relax! Relax everybody! Calm down! So yeah, it's funny. I just wanted to hop on here quick and say that, but yeah. Hope everyone has a good day!"

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